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ground level

noun, Physics.
Origin of ground level
1920-1925
First recorded in 1920-25
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  • It's alert to anything that flies or moves above the ground level.

    The Gun Philip K. Dick
  • It was surprising, too, how well-kept everything was, at least on the ground level.

    Space Viking Henry Beam Piper
  • Its steps were coming upward from the plaza at the ground level.

    Tarrano the Conqueror Raymond King Cummings
  • And suddenly I realized that we were going lower than the ground level.

    Tarrano the Conqueror Raymond King Cummings
  • When Crofton had it there were windows on the ground level and several entrances.

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